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Energy balanced routing strategy in wireless sensor networks
IEEE/IFIP international conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing: EUC 2010 (2010)
  • Xiaoguang Zhang, Bond University
  • Zheng da Wu, Bond University
Abstract
In order to tackle the energy hole problem of sensor networks, the non-uniform node deployment strategy was presented recently. For achieving the expected performance of this deployment method, nodes need to transmit data to the sink node through selecting a node in the adjacent inner-region decided by the deployment strategy. Since nodes near the outerboundary of a region will be covered by more nodes, the random selection method will cause the unbalanced energy consumption problem. In this paper, this issue is rigorously studied and a region constrained selection scheme is proposed based on the analytical result. Numerical and simulation results show that region constrained scheme can achieve acceptable performance improvements over random scheme.
Keywords
  • sensor networks,
  • non-uniform deployment,
  • routing protocols,
  • lifetime,
  • stochastic geometry
Disciplines
Publication Date
December 11, 2010
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Zhang, X. & Wu, Z. (2010). Energy balanced routing strategy in wireless sensor networks. Paper presented at the IEEE/IFIP international conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing: EUC 2010, Hong Kong, China.

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Citation Information
Xiaoguang Zhang and Zheng da Wu. "Energy balanced routing strategy in wireless sensor networks" IEEE/IFIP international conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing: EUC 2010 (2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/zheng_da_wu/23/